Applicants sought for Grand Junction City Council vacancy

Letters of interest and resumes will be accepted through 5 p.m. June 28 from applicants interested in serving on a vacant seat on the Grand Junction City Council.

The seat representing District E on the council became vacant with the death of Harry Butler. The council will appoint a successor to serve until the next municipal election in April 2015.

To serve in the position, applicants must have lived in District E for at least the past year and be a registered Grand Junction voter.

District E is located south of Orchard Avenue between Seventh and 12th streets and includes Orchard Mesa. Council district boundaries may be viewed online at www.bit.ly/1a83Dcc.

Letters of interest and resumes should be submitted to the city clerk at 250 N. Fifth  St., Grand Junction, CO, 81501. The clerk’s office is open from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. For more information, call 244-1509.